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  • 27 Apr 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SHYMKENT, Uzbekistan Water in Central Asia’s longest river, the Syr Darya, is too polluted even to use for irrigation purposes, according to new findings from the South Kazakhstan State University. Researchers from the university carried out a three
  • 29 Oct 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SHYMKENT, Kazakhstan Drinking water supplied from 16 newly built waterworks facilities in South Kazakhstan Province is unfit for human consumption, according to the South Kazakhstan Prosecutors’ Office. Participants at an October 24th public hearing in
  • 13 Jan 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SHYMKENT, Kazakhstan Up to half of the funds allocated for projects under the national Ak Bulak (Clean Water) Program in South Kazakhstan province have been embezzled, prosecutors said last week. “Scandals linked to the realization of water supply
  • 15 Jul 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SHYMKENT, Kazakhstan The South Kazakhstan Prosecutors Office said last week that some of the funds provided to the province for the national Ak Bulak (Clean Water) program have been embezzled. Money was provided for a number of water supply facilities
  • Some of the state funds allocated for the Drinking Water Program in South Kazakhstan Province have disappeared and some have been wasted, the South Kazakhstan Prosecutors’ Office said on April 20.
  • The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has allocated an additional $13.4 million USD to upgrade wastewater treatment facilities in Shymkent, the administrative center of South Kazakhstan province.
  • 9 Feb 2011- 09:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kazakhstan, SHYMKENT Representatives of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan signed a protocol on the joint use of regional water resources at the 56th meeting of the Interstate Commission for Water Coordination in Central Asia
  • 2 Feb 2011- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kazakhstan, SHYMKENT A project to supply water from the Shardara water reservoir to irrigated lands in South Kazakhstan province’s Maktaaral district will be completed by July 1, 2011. The project will guarantee irrigation of 860 square kilometers of
  • 3 Feb 2010- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kazakhstan, SHYMKENT I he 54th meeting of the Interstate Commission for Water Coordination in Central Asia revealed contradictions among the interests of countries in the region. Participants from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and
  • 28 Oct 2009- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kazakhstan, SHYMKENT The Shardara water reservoir in South Kazakhstan province has started filling, according to Aygul Omarova, head of the department of water consumption at Kazakhstan's national water enterprise, Yugvodkhoz. "Currently, the
  • 1 Jul 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kazakhstan, SHYMKENT Construction of the Koksarai water reservoir on the Syr Darya River in southern Kazakhstan started in late June, in an effort to prevent flooding in the region, which has created problems in neighboring Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan&#039